Vennanthur, also known as Vannandur, is located in Tamil Nadu’s Namakkal district. This village is known for its handlooms. Some of the cities located close to Vennanthur include Rasipuram (13 km) and Salem (16 km). Vennanthur is 36 km away from its district headquarters Namakkal.
Places to Stay
When it comes to accommodation, Vennanthur has very little option. However, there are a number of budget hotels in Salem, which is 16 km from the town. Ganesh Mahaal Hotel ((Tariff –Rs.700), Salem Castle Hotel (Tariff –Rs.1,000) and Vasantham Hotel (Tariff –Rs.1,000) are some reasonably good hotels that you can choose from.
Tamil is the official language of Vennanthur.
Puthandu in April and Diwali in September-October are the important festivals in the town.
Places of Interest
There are a number of places to visit in and around Vennanthur like Sammpaali Falls (5 km) and Kanjamalai Falls (9 km). Other places nearby worth visiting are Rasipuram (13 km), Salem (16 km), Namagiripettai (22 km) and Tharamangalam (26 km).
How to Get There
The closest airport from this town is Salem airport, which is 18 km away.
There is no railway station in Vennanthur. Salem railway station is the major rail head connecting this place to other cities in the country.
Buses ply from Salem, Namakkal, Coimbatore, Erode and Rasipuram. SMR Travels plies its buses on this route. Online bus booking facility enables you to get your tickets from the confines of your home.